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Forum: Technique & Strategy 01-08-2021, 12:56 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,616
Posted By bsammons
Reach back should be called backswing, or if you...

Reach back should be called backswing, or if you wanna use the word reach then it should be reach out. The backswing stretches out your lats, delts and traps (among others) so once the body is posted...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 01-07-2021, 05:38 PM
Replies: 4,555
Views: 303,543
Posted By bsammons
Not sure if this is sarcastic or not, but...

Not sure if this is sarcastic or not, but regardless.

The vaccine is an mRNA vaccine, meaning it teaches your body to give an immune response when coming in contact with a certain protein. The...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 12-30-2020, 07:11 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 15,545
Posted By bsammons
Welp. The tops of my discs face the right.

Welp. The tops of my discs face the right.
Forum: Technique & Strategy 12-29-2020, 12:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,534
Posted By bsammons
Don’t like to be one who disagrees but the...

Don’t like to be one who disagrees but the “explosive torso turn” is fundamentally incorrect.

You don’t want to actively try to rotate yourself. Rotation happens as a byproduct of proper bracing,...
Forum: Discs 12-24-2020, 08:09 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,840
Posted By bsammons
Spike hyzers into harder ground so they don’t...

Spike hyzers into harder ground so they don’t skip, and forehand approaches. Statistically probably more forehand approaches than anything else.
My brick of choice is an Entropy for what it’s worth.
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 12-19-2020, 11:06 PM
Replies: 773
Views: 108,401
Posted By bsammons
Dunno what youíre smoking but trace and wraith...

Dunno what youíre smoking but trace and wraith can 100% cover the same shot. Not saying theyíre the same, but they absolutely can fill the same spot in the bag.
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 12-18-2020, 08:17 PM
Replies: 773
Views: 108,401
Posted By bsammons
I heard he used to torch courses with envy’s...

I heard he used to torch courses with envy’s prior to him signing with Innova. But I only heard it, don’t have a link or experience.
Forum: Technique & Strategy 12-17-2020, 07:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 670
Posted By bsammons
How do you putt?

All in the title. Break down:
Grip
Stance
Angle of wrist/arm/torso/feet
Where most of the power comes from
Etc, etc
Forum: Technique & Strategy 12-14-2020, 06:53 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 30,721
Posted By bsammons
Do you recommend a more uphill or downhill swing?...

Do you recommend a more uphill or downhill swing? Kinda ran into that today while tossing some hammers. I could come over the top and downhill and throw a nice anhyzer, but on a hyzer/flat angle it...
Forum: Discs 12-14-2020, 01:42 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 828
Posted By bsammons
It just dies as a “need to be deleted” post haha....

It just dies as a “need to be deleted” post haha.

There’s a post out there that discusses the fluid dynamics of a disc when thrown. Someone better at searching than I should be able to find it, it...
Forum: Technique & Strategy 12-10-2020, 08:40 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,245
Posted By bsammons
Brick flicker here. And boring = birdie

Brick flicker here.

And boring = birdie
Forum: Technique & Strategy 12-08-2020, 10:06 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 7,737
Posted By bsammons
As tough as it is you need to understand that...

As tough as it is you need to understand that spinal rotation is not the engine behind the throw. Itís a downswing leveraged by the brace using the trail side and lower body to slingshot the disc....
Forum: Technique & Strategy 12-08-2020, 10:00 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 7,737
Posted By bsammons
Thatís because itís pecs and obliques vs lats and...

Thatís because itís pecs and obliques vs lats and rear delts. Itís mirrored, just with an opposite direction of arm movement. The point isnít that itís being tucked into a power pocket. The point is...
Forum: Technique & Strategy 12-08-2020, 06:01 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 7,737
Posted By bsammons
Iíll bite. In the gif if you watch his right...

Iíll bite.
In the gif if you watch his right hip, his quad extends the plane upwards, and his torso rotated around his right hip, the brace. You likely wonít agree with me but thatís where his body...
Forum: Technique & Strategy 12-08-2020, 10:30 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 7,737
Posted By bsammons
Itís a human downswing move mirrored to the...

Itís a human downswing move mirrored to the opposite side. Studying pitching mechanics is what helped me grasp the concept of the braceís full job in the backhand throw. Forehand and backhand are...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 12-04-2020, 08:30 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,901
Posted By bsammons
Eagle and Wysocki both bomb but don’t have form I...

Eagle and Wysocki both bomb but don’t have form I would necessarily try to teach someone to replicate. Dickerson swings his trail side around and loses a bit of leverage coming across like that, and...
Forum: Technique & Strategy 12-04-2020, 01:53 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 7,054
Posted By bsammons
Thereís nothing arbitrary about comparing visual...

Thereís nothing arbitrary about comparing visual data to a scientifically proven biomechanical motion. Just like thereís nothing arbitrary about comparing someoneís height. My friend is taller than...
Forum: Technique & Strategy 12-04-2020, 01:52 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 7,054
Posted By bsammons
I gotchu, Iíll get one posted of my previous form...

I gotchu, Iíll get one posted of my previous form in a bit.
Forum: Technique & Strategy 12-04-2020, 01:35 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 7,054
Posted By bsammons
Absolutely. Repeatable and sustainable big...

Absolutely. Repeatable and sustainable big distance usually derives from good mechanics.

But even then, good mechanics are good mechanics. Easily pointed out by someone who knows what they’re...
Forum: Technique & Strategy 12-04-2020, 01:06 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 7,054
Posted By bsammons
“Good” is so relative to each individual that you...

“Good” is so relative to each individual that you can’t set a standard for players across the board
Forum: Technique & Strategy 12-04-2020, 01:02 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 7,054
Posted By bsammons
I’ve thrown 500 feet with poor mechanics. ...

I’ve thrown 500 feet with poor mechanics.

Mechanics don’t always directly correlate with distance when discussing different individuals.

Mechanics are mechanics. Distance is distance. Just...
Forum: Technique & Strategy 12-03-2020, 07:17 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 7,737
Posted By bsammons
Alright well. Since youíre not open to other...

Alright well. Since youíre not open to other ideas I guess Iím wasting my time. Enjoy your hours and hours poured into wearing out your body and training your poor form, and Iíll enjoy being a...
Forum: Technique & Strategy 12-03-2020, 06:55 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 7,737
Posted By bsammons
That simply is not true about the trail side of...

That simply is not true about the trail side of the fulcrum.

Until you know what the brace does you wonít understand the fulcrum point.

Read through the pages of explanations we wrote trying...
Forum: Technique & Strategy 12-03-2020, 04:19 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 7,737
Posted By bsammons
Why do you claim knowledge on things that you...

Why do you claim knowledge on things that you clearly have no understanding of?
The pivot point of leverage is not around the spine. It’s not. You may think it is, but it’s not.

If you don’t have...
Forum: Technique & Strategy 12-02-2020, 03:41 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 4,534
Posted By bsammons
What exactly does the brace do? In your own...

What exactly does the brace do? In your own words?

And how exactly does it do it?

And I mean specifically. Down to vectors and each individual lever.
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